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    Playground Construction at Fuller Park

    A dedicated Parks Millage was approved by Grand Rapids voters on November 5, 2013. This 7-year millage provides funding for repair, rehabilitation, and new improvements to parks, pools, and playgrounds. 

    Thank you, Grand Rapids residents, for your support!

    What's happening now

    Planning for four parks was completed in the fall of 2016 for construction in the summer of 2017. Community meetings were scheduled with neighborhood associations to gain community input on park design and improvements.

    ​Aberdeen Park - Completed concept plan available here.

    Alexander Park - ​Concept plan is in final stages of design.

    Ball Perkins Park - Completed concept plan available here.

    Huff Park - Upgrades to boardwalk, bathroom, and playground. Concept plan is in final stages of design.

    Design for these parks is now underway:

    Bike Park - ​Second community meeting TBD

    Clemente Park


    ​Coming Up

    Martin Luther King Park - Community meeting at the boxing gym to discuss improvements

    ​Wednesday May 10, 2017, 6:00pm

    Community meetings will take place this summer for input on park design and improvements, with construction to take place in the summer of 2018. 

    Cambridge Park                                                 Cheseboro Park

    Coit Park                                                            Mooney Park

    Ottawa Hills Park                                                Plaster Creek Family Park

    Past Projects 

    Improvements to seven parks were completed in 2016. Click on the links below to see concept plans.

                   ​​Campau Park - Grand Opening Spring 2017                 Dickinson Park

                   Camelot Park                                                            Mary Waters Park

                   Douglas Park                                                            Mulick Park

    ​​     Richmond Park - Grand Opening Spring 2017

    Improvements to eight parks (Cherry, Fuller, Garfield, Highland, Lincoln, Roosevelt, Westown, and Wilcox) were completed in 2015.  

    More information

    Questions or comments? Please contact us!
    Phone: (616) 456-3696